Record Details

NHER Number:8832
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Bronze Age looped palstave

Summary

In 1939 a Bronze Age looped palstave with a simple rib was recovered from this field.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 0022 0787
Map Sheet:TG00NW
Parish:WHINBURGH AND WESTFIELD, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

1939. In field.
Looped palstave with simple rib found 152mm length, 60mm width, (S1).
In NCM [1].
(S2), B. I. Index.
R. R. Clarke (NCM).

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)

Associated Finds

  • PALSTAVE (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Archive: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards.
---Archive: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Bronze Age. Whinburgh.
---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Illustration: Unknown. Unknown. Drawing of a Bronze Age palstave.. Paper. 1:1.
<S2>Article in serial: Wake, T. 1942. Some Recent Archaeological Discoveries in Norfolk. Norfolk Archaeology. Vol XXVIII Pt I pp 23-30. p 26.

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